Thoughts and Ideas both personal and professional.

My talk at UX Cambridge: Unsanctioned Projects

Links Unsanctioned Projects GitHub Project Slideshare UX Cambridge

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Thank you, UX Cambridge!

Thank you so much for having me, UX Cambridge! Links: GitHub Project of the talk Slideshare You can connect with me on: Twitter LinkedIn Email My Cat’s Instagram Also check out my talk last year, There and...

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Thank you, Swift Conf!

Thank you so much SwiftConf and 7Principles for having me! Slides can be found here. I also have a GitHub project that I’m going to update. Please feel free to submit content via PR or Issues. https://github.com/davidhoang/design-engineering-with-swift If...

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Unknown Mentors

Like most Saturday nights, I was sitting at home and contemplating if I should watch The Abyss. I decided not to (again) and opted to watch a documentary about the making of it while re-factoring and cleaning...

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Supporting Manton Reece’s Micro.blog

I recently backed Manton Reece‘s project Micro.blog. This time of platform needs to be supported more than ever. In the era of fake news and content being infused in centralized social networks, self-hosted content seems lost these...

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I’ll be speaking at SwiftConf

I’m excited to share that I’ll be speaking at SwiftConf this September! This will be my first time in Germany and I’m so thrilled to visit. I will be speaking about infusing the collaboration between engineering and...

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The vastness of curiosity

I have been thinking deeply about this quote from the author of one of my favorite books, The Little Prince. “If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up people to collect wood and don’t assign...

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OK to disconnect: The death of my iPod classic after 14 years

It was Saturday night and I was at my San Francisco apartment listening to BT’s new album “_” on my iPod classic. I was trying to get the mood right to explore some prototypes I have been...

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Ask Me Anything: Why is the time set to 2:14 AM on all of your designs?

We couldn’t afford to rent movies when I was a kid, so my mom would take my brother and I to the public library. Though there was a huge list of options for films, we would always...

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The best team white elephant party ever

As I was organizing my Vimeo page I stumbled upon this gem…our White Elephant Christmas party from 7 years ago when I worked at ExactTarget. It’s amazing that these group of people have grown up to now...

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